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Into The Looking-Glass Wood: Essays on Words and the World

Alberto Manguel - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 288 pages
By the award-winning author of A History of Reading "For me, words on a page give the world coherence--Words tell us what we, as a society, believe the world to be--I believe ...
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A Blue Tale and Other Stories

Marguerite Yourcenar, Alberto Manguel - Fiction - 1995 - 82 pages
Published to great acclaim in France in 1993, and the last of the author's stories to be translated into English, a collection of fiction includes three early tales written ...
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Mothers and Daughters: An Anthology

Alberto Manguel - Fiction - 1998 - 359 pages
Turning his inspired anthologizing skills to two subjects we can all relate to, celebrated writer and editor Alberto Manguel offers his most fascinating literary collections ...
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On Lying in Bed and Other Essays by G.K. Chesterton

Gilbert Keith Chesterton, Alberto Manguel - Literary Collections - 2000 - 519 pages
Alberto Manguel has edited for Bayeux Arts this fascinating collection of G.K. Chesterton's essays. Alberto Manguel is the author of "A Short History of Reading" and co-author ...
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Kipling: A Brief Biography

Alberto Manguel - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 111 pages
This brief biography of Rudyard Kipling is an ideal introduction, for young and old alike, to the fascinating life and works of one of the finest writers 0f the last hundred years.
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The Secret Supper: A Novel

Javier Sierra, Alberto Manguel - Fiction - 2006 - 329 pages
Sent to oversee the completion of Da Vinci's "The Last Supper," Dominican inquisitor Fray Agustin Leyre investigates the artist's omission of key elements and use of symbolic ...
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By the Light of the Glow-worm Lamp: Three Centuries of Reflections on Nature

Alberto Manguel - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 373 pages
Includes essays by Charles Darwin, Mark Twain, Henry David Thoreau, John James Audubon, Annie Dillard, Daniel Defoe, Rachel Carson, and Barry Lopez
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Mishima: A Vision of the Void

Marguerite Yourcenar, Alberto Manguel - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 151 pages
On November 25, 1970, Japan's most renowned postwar novelist, Yukio Mishima, stunned the world by committing ritual suicide. Here, Marguerite Yourcenar, a brilliant reader of ...
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